Guildhall, Town Street, Thaxted, Essex

Guildhall,  Town Street, Thaxted, Essex
Photograph taken Jun 1927 © Historic England Archive ref: CC001804

This timber framed building was built between 1390 and 1410 for the Guild of Cutlers. The ground floor was used for markets, one corner contains the parish lock up where petty criminals were held.

Location

Essex Thaxted

Period

Medieval (Middle Ages) (1066 - 1484)

Themes

Tags

timber framed jettied guildhall restoration Medieval (1066 - 1484)